RANDY PHILOSOPHIZES: This was not a learned man---and he likely did not know about Brahma or what kalpa means---but he got the drift of the quote and sensed that his life had been touched by profundity---for he turned and looked at me for a thoughtful moment and said "thank you."
One group who would surely have agreed with the point of this story is the Shakers who actually tried to live the philosophy that satisfaction comes from excellence. That is why a simple chair made by them sells today for thousands. Wanna see one? Click here .